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"The Anxiety of Influence" on the London Stage

A few weeks ago, I was in London for theatre and food. While the nosh was delicious, it’s the stage that has remained in my mind, most particularly Jezz Butterworth’s… 1,678 more words

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Book Review: Brian Friel - 'The Freedom of the City'

– This review includes spoilers –

Just after finishing The Ferryman last week, I received my course allocation and the reading list for my last year at University: my English course is going to be dealing with – lo and behold – the Troubles. 526 more words


A Theatre Buff Reviews Dancing At Lughnasa

Dancing At Lughnasa is a poignant story skillfully told. It’s narrated by Michael (Patrick Galligan), the love child of the youngest of the five Mundy sisters (Fiona Byrne, Diana Donnelly, Claire Jullien, Serena Parma, and Tara Rosling), as he remembers the month of August in 1936. 346 more words

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Woodchurch players present...Dancing at Lughnasa

In a little village outside Ashford, a local group are putting paid to the idea that creativity and village life are dead. The Woodchurch Players… 624 more words

Art & Culture

A treat for Brian Friel Fans at Eltham Little Theatre

Nature of Event: The Freedom of the City, a play about the NI Troubles by the late Brian Friel. Lily, Michael and Skinner are three strangers who are forced to take refuge when a civil rights protest march turns violent. 64 more words

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A Poignant, Poetic "Dancing at Lughnasa" at Mustard Seed Theatre

Dancing at Lughnasa
by Brian Friel
Directed by Gary Barker
Mustard Seed Theatre
April 15, 2017

Irish playwright Brian Friel’s “memory play” Dancing at Lughnasa… 756 more words

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WHAT'S ON MAY: Dancing at Lughnasa

New Victory Players Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel


Wednesday 10 May – Saturday 13 May 2017 / 7.30pm

New Victory Players return to The East Kilbride Arts Centre with this beautiful evocative play by one of Theatres best loved dramatists Brian Friel. 62 more words

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